This is an active workshop for all class levels that will demonstrate how to teach, observe and assess Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) within the PE curriculum in a fun and child-friendly way. There will be a focus on the strand of Athletics, but FMS opportunities within other strand areas will also be explored. IT through […]
Spring Courses 2016 SPRING COURSES FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS This page has all details of Spring Courses for Teachers Courses are very popular and interested teachers are advised to book early as places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis upon receipt of the completed application form and payment. To download/view […]
These two hands-on workshops will help teachers develop pupils’ conceptual understanding of measurement, through engagement in child-centred activities, enabling pupils to communicate, reason and solve practical measurement problems, in real-life contexts. Opportunities for home-school linkage in measures will also be explored as well as a range of assessment strategies.
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Assessing Students Fundamental Movement Skills: This workshop will provide teachers with the tools to assess their student’s fundamental movement skills, what areas of movement they are excelling in, and what areas may need further attention.
A Primary Numeracy Conference, presented by the PDST Primary Numeracy Team, will take place on Saturday 23rd April 2016 in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick.
Tech Week is Ireland’s national festival of technology aimed at students, parents and the public. Tech Week 2016 is taking place from April 24th – 30th. This is the third and biggest year yet: getting involved is an excellent opportunity for your students to engage with technology and understand how it influences and shapes the world around […]
Beidh ceardlanna do mhúinteoirí bunscoile ar mhúineadh na scríbhneoireachta á reáchtáil ag an PDST go luath Ag deireadh na ceardlainne beidh tuiscint shoiléir ag na múinteoirí ar conas tabhairt faoi na Seanraí Scríbnhneoireachta a mhúineadh go héifeachtach Beidh tuiscint agus eolas acu chomh maith ar straitéisí éifeachtachta, praiticiúla gur féidir a chur i bhfeidhm ar […]
The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) is continuing its professional development programme for the Primary Language Curriculum/Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile.
Looking for practical classrooms strategies to teach and assess reading fluency? Would you like to improve the standard of reading fluency in your school?